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The Brownells Action Wrenches
The Brownells Action Wrenches

A description of the Brownells Action Wrenches.

Ruger Security-Six Extractor Rod Removal Tool
Ruger Security-Six Extractor Rod Removal Tool

With the extractor star properly supported, slide the ejector rod tool down over the ejector rod, as close to the cylinder as possible to prevent bending the rod.

Yoke/Crane Alignment Tools
Yoke/Crane Alignment Tools

Because of the locking system at each end of the ejector rod, malfunctioning of the Ruger or Smith & Wesson revolvers is usually not encountered until the crane is severely bent. Smoothness of operation can often be impaired with only a very small or slight misalignment.

Handgun Action Wrench System
Handgun Action Wrench System

Changing barrels on handguns has become an accepted part of the custom pistolsmith’s job, as well as a fairly common occurrence in a “repair” gun shop. Without a proper action wrench, revolver frames can be sprung so badly out of shape that they are unusable.

Ruger Single-Action Gate Detent Spring Clamp
Ruger Single-Action Gate Detent Spring Clamp

In 1973, Sturm Ruger & Co. introduced the New Model version of its single-action revolvers and added a trigger-activated transfer bar, along with a cylinder latch that is withdrawn when the loading gate is opened.